More Stephanie Earls Articles

  • Smiling Toad Brewery opens new location, loses unique Colorado Springs distinction

    Updated: Sun, Sep 7, 2014

    Last week was bittersweet for Smiling Toad Brewery. When doors opened Friday at the new location, 1757 S. 8th St., the brewery officially lost bragging rights as the tiniest in Colorado Springs. "Yes, we're growing up. It's a good thing," said head brewer and co-owner Fred Davis....

  • Marco's Pizza hosts Sunday fundraiser for Colorado Springs boy

    Published: Sat, Sep 6, 2014

    Marco's Pizza in Briargate will host a kid-friendly benefit event as well as donate a portion of all sales Sunday to the family of 4-year-old Logan Swearingen, a Colorado Springs boy who is fighting two major childhood diseases. Born with cystic fibrosis, a chronic illness that...

  • Smiling Toad Brewery opens new location, loses unique Colorado Springs distinction

    Updated: Fri, Sep 5, 2014

    It’s a bittersweet day for Smiling Toad Brewery. When doors opened Friday at the new location, 1757 S. 8th St., the brewery officially lost bragging rights as the tiniest in Colorado Springs. “Yes, we’re growing up. It’s a good thing,” said head brewer and co-owner Fred Davis....

  • Meet the Brewer night: Aspen Brewing Company

    Updated: Thu, Sep 4, 2014

    Meet the force behind the foam at Aspen Brewing Company, and of course sample varieties of that foam, 7 p.m. Thursday at Front Range Barbeque, 2330 W. Colorado Ave. For this latest installment in the Meet the Brewer series, a beer-awareness campaign spearheaded by the bloggers and...

  • Tickets on sale for All Colorado Beer Festival

    Updated: Wed, Sep 3, 2014

    Tickets went on sale last week for the 8th annual celebration of the state's food and beers, set for Nov. 1, and for a limited time, Groupon is offering discounted general admission packages.

  • Colorado organ donors reportedly save 400 lives each year

    Updated: Tue, Sep 2, 2014

    Kate Gallagher was a graduate of Air Academy High School, engaged to be married and studying early childhood development at Pikes Peak Community College. She had a special way with children, who seemed magically drawn to her - the one grownup in the room who, kids could tell, would be...

  • Vampire season is alive and undead on television

    Published: Tue, Sep 2, 2014

    After seven sexy seasons of suckage, the HBO series "True Blood" wrapped on Aug. 24 with a series finale that tied-off dangling plot lines and bid a fond farewell to Sookie Stackhouse and her surviving Bon Temps buddies. More than 4 million viewers tuned in for the final episode,...

  • November expo to focus on making a successful aging transition

    Published: Tue, Sep 2, 2014

    Preparing for the emotional, physical and lifestyle changes that the senior years bring can help ease transitions for those entering retirement as well as their loved ones. To help the community plan for this eventuality, The Gazette will host a one-day Successful Aging Expo on Nov. 1...

  • Backcountry safety starts with 10 essential items

    Updated: Fri, Aug 29, 2014

    A hike in the backcountry - whether a few hours' jaunt or a series of overnighters - always should begin with thorough research of the trail system and a check of the weather, said Teresa Burgess of El Paso County Search and Rescue. The physical gear you carry should always include...

  • Girl Scouts help save teen boys on Pikes Peak

    Updated: Fri, Aug 29, 2014

    Teens Rebecca Clark, Jordan Wilson and Tristina Altman began preparing for their Aug. 23 hike to the summit of Pikes Peak long before the first step. As Girl Scouts, they knew never to take nature - especially Colorado nature, at altitude - for granted. Weather on high is stormy and...

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